The table below looks at the statistics for VoIP skills in IT jobs advertised for the Scotland region. Included is a guide to the average salaries offered in IT jobs that have cited VoIP over the 3 months to 28 May 2015 with a comparison to the same period in the previous 2 years.

Location
3 months to
28 May 2015
Same period 2014 Same period 2013
Voice Over IP (VoIP)
Rank 130 139 140
Rank change year-on-year
+9 +1
Permanent jobs citing VoIP 28 33 22
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in Scotland 0.92% 0.84% 0.69%
As % of the Communications & Networking category 7.18% 8.13% 5.39%
Number of salaries quoted 19 22 19
Average salary £36,500 £35,500 £22,500
Average salary % change year-on-year
+2.81% +57.77%
90% offered a salary of more than £20,400 £26,850 £21,500
10% offered a salary of more than £70,000 £44,750 £42,500
UK excluding London average salary £39,000 £38,000 £37,500
% change year-on-year
+2.63% +1.33%
VoIP
UK

The following table is for comparison with the above and provides statistics for the entire Communications & Networking category in permanent jobs advertised in the Scotland region.

Communications & Networking Category
Scotland
Permanent IT job ads with a match in the
Communications & Networking category
390 406 408
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in Scotland 12.84% 10.35% 12.80%
Number of salaries quoted 258 296 216
Average salary £42,500 £36,895 £41,500
Average salary % change year-on-year
+15.19% -11.09%
90% offered a salary of more than £27,750 £27,650 £23,500
10% offered a salary of more than £60,000 £45,750 £55,000
UK excluding London average salary £42,500 £40,000 £40,000
% change year-on-year
+6.25% -

VoIP
Jobs Demand Trend in Scotland

This chart provides a 3-month moving total of permanent IT jobs citing VoIP across the Scotland region as a proportion of the total demand within the Communications & Networking category.

VoIP Jobs Demand Trend in Scotland

VoIP
Salary Trend in Scotland

This chart provides the 3-month moving average for salaries quoted in permanent IT jobs citing VoIP across the Scotland region.

VoIP Salary Trend in Scotland

VoIP
Salary Histogram in Scotland

This chart provides a salary histogram for IT jobs citing VoIP across the Scotland region over the 3 months to 28 May 2015.

VoIP Salary Histogram in Scotland

VoIP
Job Locations in Scotland

The table below looks at the demand and provides a guide to the average salaries quoted in IT jobs citing VoIP within the Scotland region over the 3 months to 28 May 2015. The 'Rank Change' column provides an indication of the change in demand within each location based on the same 3 month period last year.

Location
(Use links below to see detailed
statistics and historical trends)
Rank Change
on Same Period
Last Year
Matching
Permanent
IT Job Ads
Average Salary
Last 3 Months
Average Salary
% Change
on Same Period
Last Year
Live
Job
Vacancies
Aberdeenshire - 12 £20,500 - 1
Edinburgh +15 10 £40,000 -5.88% 3
West Lothian - 4 £70,000 -
Glasgow +10 2 £32,250 +0.78% 2
VoIP
UK

VoIP
Top 30 Related IT Skills in Scotland

For the 6 months to 28 May 2015, IT jobs across the Scotland region citing VoIP also mentioned the following IT skills in order of popularity. The figures indicate the number of jobs and their proportion against the total number of IT job ads sampled that cited VoIP.

1 35 (59.32%) Windows
2 34 (57.63%) Cisco
3 29 (49.15%) CCNA
3 29 (49.15%) Cisco Certification
4 28 (47.46%) SLA
5 26 (44.07%) Service Delivery
6 25 (42.37%) Firewall
7 19 (32.20%) DNS
7 19 (32.20%) CCNP
7 19 (32.20%) MS Excel
7 19 (32.20%) WAN
8 18 (30.51%) LAN
8 18 (30.51%) Juniper
8 18 (30.51%) Wireless
9 16 (27.12%) MPLS
9 16 (27.12%) HP
9 16 (27.12%) Windows Server 2008
9 16 (27.12%) Windows Server 2012
10 14 (23.73%) Citrix
11 13 (22.03%) Microsoft
11 13 (22.03%) Windows 8
12 12 (20.34%) Mentoring
12 12 (20.34%) Network Management
12 12 (20.34%) SonicWALL
12 12 (20.34%) VMware
12 12 (20.34%) Network Design
12 12 (20.34%) Dell
13 9 (15.25%) SC Cleared
13 9 (15.25%) Security Cleared
13 9 (15.25%) Degree

VoIP
Top Related IT Skills in Scotland by Category

For the 6 months to 28 May 2015, IT jobs across the Scotland region citing VoIP also mentioned the following IT skills grouped by category. The figures indicate the number of jobs and their proportion against the total number of IT job ads sampled that cited VoIP. Up to 20 skills are shown per category.

Application Platforms
1 3 (5.08%) SharePoint
2 2 (3.39%) MS Exchange
2 2 (3.39%) CMS
2 2 (3.39%) Lync
3 1 (1.69%) WordPress
3 1 (1.69%) Exchange Server 2010
3 1 (1.69%) Joomla!
3 1 (1.69%) IIS
Applications
1 19 (32.20%) MS Excel
2 4 (6.78%) MS Visio
2 4 (6.78%) MS Office
3 1 (1.69%) MS PowerPoint
Cloud Services
1 1 (1.69%) Amazon EC2
1 1 (1.69%) Amazon AWS
Communications & Networking
1 25 (42.37%) Firewall
2 19 (32.20%) DNS
2 19 (32.20%) WAN
3 18 (30.51%) LAN
3 18 (30.51%) Wireless
4 16 (27.12%) MPLS
5 7 (11.86%) SAN
5 7 (11.86%) TCP/IP
6 6 (10.17%) VPN
7 4 (6.78%) Internet
8 3 (5.08%) VLAN
8 3 (5.08%) Cisco IOS
8 3 (5.08%) OSPF
8 3 (5.08%) BGP
8 3 (5.08%) DHCP
9 2 (3.39%) PSTN
9 2 (3.39%) Ethernet
9 2 (3.39%) NAS
9 2 (3.39%) Cisco Nexus
10 1 (1.69%) HSRP
Database & Business Intelligence
1 3 (5.08%) SQL Server
2 1 (1.69%) MS Access
General
1 6 (10.17%) Finance
2 3 (5.08%) Telecoms
3 1 (1.69%) Manufacturing
Job Titles
1 13 (22.03%) Support Engineer
2 12 (20.34%) Network Engineer
3 10 (16.95%) IT Support
4 9 (15.25%) IT Support Engineer
5 8 (13.56%) Senior Network Specialist
5 8 (13.56%) Network Specialist
6 5 (8.47%) 2nd Line Support
6 5 (8.47%) Firewall Engineer
7 3 (5.08%) Cisco Network Engineer
7 3 (5.08%) Desktop Support
7 3 (5.08%) Analyst
8 2 (3.39%) Customer Engineer
8 2 (3.39%) Support Analyst
8 2 (3.39%) Systems Administrator
8 2 (3.39%) 1st Line Support
8 2 (3.39%) Administrator
8 2 (3.39%) Customer Support Engineer
8 2 (3.39%) Network Manager
8 2 (3.39%) Senior Network Engineer
8 2 (3.39%) Service Desk Engineer
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 1 (1.69%) COM
1 1 (1.69%) .NET
Miscellaneous
1 4 (6.78%) Replication
1 4 (6.78%) Private Cloud
2 3 (5.08%) Computer Science
3 2 (3.39%) iPad
3 2 (3.39%) iPhone
4 1 (1.69%) Data Centre
4 1 (1.69%) Video Conferencing
4 1 (1.69%) CCTV
Operating Systems
1 35 (59.32%) Windows
2 16 (27.12%) Windows Server 2008
2 16 (27.12%) Windows Server 2012
3 13 (22.03%) Windows 8
4 6 (10.17%) Linux
5 5 (8.47%) UNIX
6 4 (6.78%) Windows Server 2003
7 2 (3.39%) Windows XP
7 2 (3.39%) Windows 7
8 1 (1.69%) CentOS
8 1 (1.69%) Mac OS X
Processes & Methodologies
1 26 (44.07%) Service Delivery
2 12 (20.34%) Mentoring
2 12 (20.34%) Network Management
2 12 (20.34%) Network Design
3 6 (10.17%) ITIL
4 4 (6.78%) High Availability
5 2 (3.39%) CRM
5 2 (3.39%) Disaster Recovery
5 2 (3.39%) Business Continuity
6 1 (1.69%) Business Continuity Planning
6 1 (1.69%) Business Continuity Management
6 1 (1.69%) Line Management
6 1 (1.69%) Performance Management
6 1 (1.69%) Capacity Planning
6 1 (1.69%) Agile Software Development
6 1 (1.69%) Operations Management
6 1 (1.69%) Load Balancing
6 1 (1.69%) Project Management
6 1 (1.69%) BCP
6 1 (1.69%) E-Commerce
Programming Languages
1 1 (1.69%) Perl
1 1 (1.69%) SQL
1 1 (1.69%) VB
Qualifications
1 29 (49.15%) CCNA
1 29 (49.15%) Cisco Certification
2 19 (32.20%) CCNP
3 9 (15.25%) SC Cleared
3 9 (15.25%) Security Cleared
3 9 (15.25%) Degree
4 7 (11.86%) Microsoft Certification
4 7 (11.86%) MCSE
5 4 (6.78%) HNC
5 4 (6.78%) HND
5 4 (6.78%) MOS
5 4 (6.78%) VTSP
6 1 (1.69%) APMP
6 1 (1.69%) CCIE
6 1 (1.69%) CCA
6 1 (1.69%) Citrix Certification
6 1 (1.69%) MCP
6 1 (1.69%) MCSA
Quality Assurance & Compliance
1 28 (47.46%) SLA
System Software
1 7 (11.86%) Active Directory
2 6 (10.17%) VMware Infrastructure
3 3 (5.08%) vSphere
4 1 (1.69%) VMware ESXi
4 1 (1.69%) Hyper-V
4 1 (1.69%) XenApp
4 1 (1.69%) ProxySG
Systems Management
1 8 (13.56%) SCCM
2 2 (3.39%) SCOM
3 1 (1.69%) Cacti
3 1 (1.69%) Backup Exec
3 1 (1.69%) OPNET
3 1 (1.69%) Nagios
Vendors
1 34 (57.63%) Cisco
2 18 (30.51%) Juniper
3 16 (27.12%) HP
4 14 (23.73%) Citrix
5 13 (22.03%) Microsoft
6 12 (20.34%) SonicWALL
6 12 (20.34%) VMware
6 12 (20.34%) Dell
7 6 (10.17%) Avaya
7 6 (10.17%) EMC
8 4 (6.78%) Oracle
8 4 (6.78%) Intel
8 4 (6.78%) IBM
8 4 (6.78%) Sun
9 2 (3.39%) CheckPoint
9 2 (3.39%) Symantec
9 2 (3.39%) SolarWinds
10 1 (1.69%) Facebook
10 1 (1.69%) Rackspace
10 1 (1.69%) Verint
Scotland
Vodafone
Posted: Yesterday
Edinburgh, Midlothian
Resource Management
Salary: benefits
Posted: Yesterday
Fife
Experis Ltd
Salary: £35000.00 - £40000.00 per annum + benefits
Posted: Yesterday
Edinburgh
Recruitment Genius
Salary: £30000 - £35000 per annum
Posted: 8 days ago
Glasgow, Lanarkshire
Vodafone
Salary: Competitive plus benefits
Posted: 10 days ago
Glasgow
Hays IT - Uk Posting account
Salary: Up to £28K
Posted: 14 days ago
Fraserburgh, Aberdeenshire
RM Education
Salary: £18000 - £24000 per annum + £800 bonus
Posted: 16 days ago
Scotland
Amazon
Posted: 21 days ago
Edinburgh
OHO Group
Salary: £35000 - £55000 per annum, Benefits: Excellent Benefits
Posted: 26 days ago